Electrical Contractor Magazine

March 2011: Residential

 

To borrow a horse-racing metaphor, electric vehicles (EVs) have barely left the starting gate in the

Homeowners, driven by many factors—such as the desire to reduce fossil fuel use, improve the efficie

Just a few years ago, home automation control systems were seen as toys for the tech-savvy rich.

It should come as little surprise that the surGE inrenewable power and the high-tech revolution have

What’s the secret to keeping up on the latest in residential lighting upgrades?

Humans have taken advantage of geothermal heat since the Paleolithic era.


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March 2011
U.S. energy Secretary Steven Chu announced that a $17.1 million loan guarantee has been finalized for the AES Westover facility. READ MORE
March 2011
Gone are the days when home security systems were labor-intensive to install and provided no safety or security if the homeowner forgot to set the alarm. READ MORE
March 2011
A new national energy standard took effect on Dec. 30, 2010. On that day, all states had to certify to the U.S. READ MORE
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Dominion Virginia Power proposed a pilot program to offer time-of-day pricing options to encourage off-peak charging of electric vehicles, taking another step in supporting th READ MORE
March 2011
You’re thinking, “I’m glad that’s finally over. Never again!” Yes, an arc flash calculation study can be quite overwhelming, especially your first one. READ MORE

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